Subject: Re: A Game (Email - Kelly)
From: Shiraz Kanga <skanga@yahoo.com>
Date: Fri, 5 May 2006 11:25:49 -0700 (PDT)
Fri, 5 May 2006 11:25:49 -0700 (PDT)
I believe ThinkFree used a Java applet - not AJAX

shiraz

----- Original Message ----
From: Brian Behlendorf <brian@collab.net>
To: A. Pagaltzis <pagaltzis@gmx.de>
Cc: fsb@crynwr.com
Sent: Friday, May 5, 2006 9:54:45 AM
Subject: Re: A Game (Email - Kelly)

On Fri, 5 May 2006, A. Pagaltzis wrote:
> Actually, GMail is The Original AJAX Application. GMail was the
> first big internet web app to use a cross-browser asynchronous
> Javascript UI, before there was a term for it, which got everyone
> to sit up and notice.

I'm pretty sure ThinkFree were using it back in 2002 or 3 for a pretty 
rich Microsoft Office replacement.

I'd also suggest it was Google Maps, more than GMail, that made people 
take notice.

     Brian





I believe ThinkFree used a Java applet - not AJAX

shiraz

----- Original Message ----
From: Brian Behlendorf <brian@collab.net>
To: A. Pagaltzis <pagaltzis@gmx.de>
Cc: fsb@crynwr.com
Sent: Friday, May 5, 2006 9:54:45 AM
Subject: Re: A Game (Email - Kelly)

On Fri, 5 May 2006, A. Pagaltzis wrote:
> Actually, GMail is The Original AJAX Application. GMail was the
> first big internet web app to use a cross-browser asynchronous
> Javascript UI, before there was a term for it, which got everyone
> to sit up and notice.

I'm pretty sure ThinkFree were using it back in 2002 or 3 for a pretty
rich Microsoft Office replacement.

I'd also suggest it was Google Maps, more than GMail, that made people
take notice.

    Brian